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Beth and Chrissi do Kid-Lit 2014 - SEPTEMBER READ - Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome

What’s it all about?:

John, Susan, Titty and Roger sail their boat, Swallow, to a deserted Island for a sumer camping trip. Exploring and playing sailors is an adventure in itself but the island holds more excitement in store. 589 more words

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Beth and Chrissi Do Kid-Lit: Swallows and Amazons

How did I get it?:
I borrowed it from Beth!


The Walker children – also known as Captain John, Mate Susan, Able-Seaman Titty, and Ship’s Boy Roger – set sail on the Swallow and head for Wild Cat Island. 339 more words

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Mine's a ginger beer

It’s Saturday and we’re taking a break from the world of showbiz and music for this weekends leisure interest related post. I’m not what you would call a discerning reader – mostly, I rattle through the usual blokeish mix of murder and gung-ho adventure stories which often seem to involve a chap called Jack Reacher. 670 more words


Daily Spitpaint - "Child of the Lake"

Daily Spitpaint 30 minute drawing under the topic “Child of the Lake” … I guess I adapted it to “Children” of the Lake as I wanted to draw a Swallows and Amazons inspired image. 34 more words